$55,000
Avg. Salary
$18.78
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer is $18.78 per hour.

The average pay for a Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer is $55,000 per year.

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$19
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$31
90%
MEDIAN $19
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MEDIAN $55,000
$30,913 - $83,488
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MEDIAN: $55,000
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$13.32 - $30.96
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$0$83K
Salary $30,913 - $83,488
Bonus $296 - $3,041
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,023 - $71,887
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $13.32 - $30.96
Overtime $18.12 - $45.10
Annual Data $0$71K
Bonus $296 - $3,041
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,023 - $71,887
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 176

Job Description for Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer

A telecommunications line installer and repairer installs telecommunications lines for internet and phone services and ensures that they work optimally. When issues are detected or reported by the customers, the line installer will inspect the lines to remedy the issues. Some things that are installed are fiberoptic wiring, drop wires, network grid devices, multiline systems, private branch exchanges, and protectors for the lines. When new customers order services, the installer will create new lines and make sure that customers can receive the service. When problems are reported, a line installer will have to troubleshoot the issues in order to determine the problem. After installation is complete, repair work is done to repair the lines or equipment as needed.

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Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Tasks

  • Splice, insulate and repair telephone and television cable at customer's location.
  • Connect television sets to cable systems.
  • Evaluate signal strength and install equipment to maintain strong transmission signal.
  • Install cable at customer's location, sometimes between poles and towers, or underground in trenches.

Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer

Pay by Experience for a Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer has a positive trend. An entry-level Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 46 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 38 salaries. A Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Key Stats for Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Salaries

▲23%

▲8%

▲7%

National Average
$43,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Salaries


National Average
$43,000

Fiber
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 32%